The productive area indicated in the Designation of Origin for Ron de Guatemala is located in the lowlands along Guatemala´s south coast, specifically in the provinces of Retalhuleu and Suchitepequez –at the very heart of the sugarcane-growing region.
The geographic designation encompasses:
- the plantations on which sugarcane is grown;
- the sugar mills to process and press the cane, and
- the distilleries for the fermentation and distillation processes.